Archives for 2013

What’s Happening in the Tri Cities: or Is It?


Burke Mountain Naturalists Audubon Bird Count

It’s getting really seasonal in the Tri Cities this week, with carols, cookies and storytimes in your PJs. If you prefer crisp walks along frosty trails, why not sign up to help with the annual bird count this year? Makes a pleasant change from thawing one out in your garage – think of it as […]



Hockey Back on the Menu for Local Families with Coquitlam Express


Coquitlam Express

Some of the first things to vanish when you’re a parent are hobbies and interests – they vanish in a whirl of diapers, spit-up and sleep deprivation. Then, after what seems like an eternity, you think about leaving the house for fun, to rediscover the old you, and life seems to head back on track. […]



The Final Centennial Event Comes Rolling Into Town


CP Holiday Train 2011 Port Moody

If you’ve been paying attention at all, you will have noticed that 2013 marked the 100th birthdays of two local cities: Port Coquitlam and Port Moody. The celebrations have been marked by dozens of events of all shapes and sizes in both communities. It is with sadness that we tell you that this holiday season […]



ArtsFest Tickets: The Perfect Holiday Gift


We all have a few of them on our holiday shopping list: the hard to buy for. Perhaps they already have pretty much everything. Perhaps they have very discerning tastes. Perhaps you’re not completely sure what they really want. If you can relate, don’t fret, because we have the perfect answer. This year, give them […]



What’s Happening in the Tri Cities: Humbug Be Gone! and other such festive sentiments


Choose your own Xmas Adventure Second Storey Theatre Port Coquitlam

A good week to banish the humbug, polish the vocal cords, and watch seasonal movies, cheesy or not. Suspend the disbelief – Christmas is happening a lot sooner than you think, so get with the program. More events in The V3H Events Calendar. What: Family Portraits with Old World Santa When:  Thursday, December 5 from […]



Holiday Events at Art Knapp


Storytime with Mrs Claus Art Knapp Port Coquitlam

If you stopped by Art Knapp in Port Coquitlam in the lead-up to Halloween, you can’t have helped but notice their super-popular Funland. With rides, activities, food and more, it offered a whole lot of kid-friendly fall fun. With the holiday season well and truly here, Art Knapp is offering more fun for kids of […]



Links: Finding a better way to SHARE


SHARE Family and Community Services Survey

SHARE Family and Community Services have launched a “broad-based community consultation aimed at finding ways to improve the delivery of services related to poverty in the Tri-Cities.” They are look for ideas on how to help the vulnerable, and improve the quality of life in the Tri-Cities. Fill out the survey at their website until […]



SHARE the Love this Holiday Season


Share Society Christmas 2013

December is arriving this weekend, which means that Christmas is just around the corner. While we all deck our own halls, some of our neighbours are worried about how they will give their own families a Merry Christmas. SHARE Family and Community Services is working to help, but they need others to chip in. If […]



Catch the Nutcracker in Coquitlam


Royal Ballet Nutcracker Coquitlam Cineplex

There’s a new trend in the world of performing arts. More and more often, satellite technology is being used to bring performing arts to the big screen in communities of all sizes. For those of us in the Tri-Cities, this is a chance to see some of the world’s best dance and theatre in a […]



What’s Happening in the Tri Cities: Open your wallet, rinse and repeat …


Christmas Leigh Square Port Coquitlam

This week, a chance to give before you get with some excellent fundraisers going on before your wallet mysteriously empties itself in the coming month or so. Donate donate donate … for tomorrow, it might be you and yours in line. More events in The V3H Events Calendar. What: Gabriel Palatchi Trio When:  Thursday, November […]

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